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Mount Semeru Volcano

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Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Malang, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday

It was an awesome experience to get the chance of riding around the volcano crater. It was quite exhausting because pedaling on volcanic dust surface is tough, but the descending trail was one of a kind. We didn't manage to ride on the peak because...More

Thank fahzan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start - prepare... you need a good fitness level in order to enjoy this trip. We managed the summit in 3 hrs and 15, easily but have noticed that there was a number of hikers not managing. The hiking on day 1 is...More

2  Thank djdus1706
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

You haven't been to Surabaya if you didn't climb this. Mark my word. The cliff was much more challenging than the scenic Rinjani in Lombok. A walk in the park for most, this underrated mountain is a real test for those seeking thrill and excitement....More

1  Thank caleb m
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We did a 4 day 3 nights trekking in mount Semeru, organized by climbindonesia.com, Taufan and his partners were well prapared, professional and friendly that made the experience far better. The landscape is amazing, the trekking is quite confortable de first day but reaching to...More

2  Thank mcpeivissa90
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Need 12 - 13 hours to climb up, you can spend your night at Ranu Kumbolo, but beware the freezing weather, or you can go straight away to Kalimati as your camping ground. The one that everyone waiting for is the smoke from a little...More

1  Thank Meyly A
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Hi, a couple of weeks ago we made this hike quite fast. Start from Ranupani at 16h00, about 19h00 we were in the first camp, where installed our tent, prepared a dinner and at 20h00 went to sleep. At 22h00 we woke up and at...More

Thank kralya_rv
Reviewed May 12, 2018

I visted Bromo volcano and Semeru also. It was a magical feeling to be beside of those active volcanos. In Bromo was amazing, I can hear and see the crater rumbling. And on the top Semeru, we can see the mountain erupt every 20 minutes...More

2  Thank clementdub55
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Incredible Mount Semeru surrounded by beautiful forest, Ranu Kumbolo Lake and Mount Bromo and Malang City Light view while hike for the summit

Thank Farah S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Finding 2 seasons in one time, dry season as we see the sands and spring as we see green hill. In short, breathtaking view!

Thank rizkarc
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

After a stop temporarily from the world of climbing, finally with a sudden plan me and some new friends plan to climb Mount Semeru, the highest mountain at East Java with the peak of Mahameru, 3,676 meters above sea level. But we only stay until...More

1  Thank ucik_nh
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August 18, 2018|
Response from Basuki K |
Yep, we have everything you need for trekking, we are in senduro
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August 3, 2018|
Response from Basuki K | Reviewed this property |
yes, we sell shoes, poles, headlights for your trekking to semeru. contack us by phone or email: +6282234363295
June 27, 2018|
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Response from Meyly A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, everyone should do an online register first. Some ppl tried to come and register on the day of the climb, but they can not give you permission. Every day 600 ppl.